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Albert Charles Chibnall: Correspondence and Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8897

Scope and Contents

The Chibnall collection is comprised of significant biographical material, research notes, materials related to lectures and publications, records of Chibnall's involvement in socities and organisations, material related to Chinball's work during visits and conferences, and a large quantity of Chibnall's correspondence.


  • 1912-1990


Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


14 archive box(es) (14 boxes)

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Other Finding Aids

A hard copy catalogue is available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. An online catalogue, created by NCUACS, is available on the National Archives website at

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were received from Professor Chibnall's widow, Dr Marjorie Chibnall FBA, in September 1991.

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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